There are several ways to make money online. Some allow us to earn just enough to pay for the Internet connection or to cover some minor expenses; While others may allow us to learn what we need to live comfortably and even make a fortune.
Also, some forms require specialized knowledge in programming and web design, as well as a great investment; While others only require basic knowledge in programming and web design that we can quickly acquire when navigating a little over the network, and as an investment, just a computer and an Internet connection.The following are the top 10 ways to make money online that can earn us at least a respectable amount of money, and that are available to any of us:
Build an online store
Setting up an online store can mean to us a stable source of income and even make us a fortune, as long as the store has a professional design that inspires confidence, we make a suitable promotion and, above all, we sell the indicated product.
To build an online store we may need some knowledge in web design and make use of some of the programs that exist on the net and that greatly simplify the creation process (among which we can highlight Shopify and PrestaShop), although We do not have more knowledge in web design, we can turn to the services of a professional web designer.
Some of the products that usually have a good reception in an online store are clothing (for example, T-shirts), crafts, jewelry, books, and any product that is unique and novel, and difficult to Find in physical markets.
Create a blog
Creating a blog can make us earn a lot of money, but generally in the long term, and as long as we dedicate ourselves to it, we constantly update it, and we get a good visitor traffic.
To create a blog we can use some of the platforms for free blogs that exist in the network (the best known being WordPress and Blogger), which help us to design and manage our blog in a simple way without having much knowledge in web design.
While to make our blog generate revenue, we can choose to sell our own products (for example,ebooks), third-party products (for example, products that we obtain through some affiliate program), rent advertising space or Use advertising programs (the best known being the AdSense program).
Working with affiliate programs, when it comes to selling the products they offer, can mean a good source of income, as long as we choose a good affiliate program, choose the products that have a good demand, and make an exhaustive promotion of these.
To start working with affiliate programs, it’s just a matter of registering for one of these (the best known being the Amazon and ClickBank programs), selecting the product that we want to promote, generating our affiliate link, and promoting the product on Our website or blog,in social networks or via email marketing, earning a commission every time a user goes to the sales page of the product through our affiliate link, and buy it.
Write an ebook
Writing an ebook can make us earn a lot of money, as long as the ebook comes to have a great reception, something that could be very difficult to achieve, especially in the Spanish-speaking market.
Once written our ebook we can sell it in our online store, website or blog, through affiliate programs (which allow us to have distributors interested and motivated to sell it), or Amazon Kindle format (probably the easiest way And quick to start selling an ebook right now).
As for the subject of the ebook, it is advisable to write about a topic that we are passionate about, that we master or that, in any case, we are very interested in dominating; But at the same time it is a topic with a good reception on the Internet (in the Spanish-speaking market, literary subjects are not welcome, but the didactic ones, especially those related to the Internet.) For example, an ebook that could be successful Is one where you will learn how to write and sell an ebook on the Internet).
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Sell products at auction sites
Selling products at auction sites can mean an occasional income if we only sell products that, for example, we have at home and no longer use, or a good source income if we take it as a business, and as long as we meet some Requirements such as uploading good images of products, answering all the questions they ask, and making us a good reputation as sellers.
To start selling products on auction sites it is only a question of registering in one of these (being the best known eBay and MercadoLibre), upload images of the products that we want to sell, publish a brief description of these as well as related aspects such as prices, Ways of payment and ways of sending, and respond kindly to all the questions that the interested parties ask us.
Work as a freelance
Working as a freelancer on the Internet can mean a good source of income if we offer a good quality service that not only makes our clients hire us again, but also publishes positive comments from us, and recommends us to other consumers.
To work as a freelancer on the Internet, we can create a web page through which we offer and offer our services, or simply register in one of the specialized sites for freelancers that exist in the network (for example, Freelancer and WorkFreelance), publish our Profile and description of our services, and wait for some user to hire us.
Among the most demanded Internet freelance services are virtual advisory services, virtual secretarial services, articles writing, document translation, web page design, internet marketing and positioning in Search engines.
Fill out paid surveys
Filling Internet-based surveys will probably not make us a fortune, but enough to have an extra income that can help us cover some expenses or pay some debts if we get to fill a large number of surveys.
In order to earn money by filling out paid surveys on the Internet, it is only a question of enrolling in any of the advertising companies that offer this possibility, fill out the questionnaire that you will be asked to complete at the time of our registration in order to create a profile and know what surveys to send us, Fill out the surveys they send us to our mailbox, and send them back.
For each survey we fill out we earn a small amount of money that varies depending on the size of the questionnaire and the advertising company; But also, in some cases, we can also earn a commission for the surveys that come to fill the referrals that we have achieved.
As in the case of surveys, selling photos on the Internet probably does not make us millionaires, but besides satisfying our passion for photography, it can mean an extra income that can serve to cover some expenses or pay some debts, if it is That we get to offer attractive images and of good quality.
In order to earn money by selling photos online, it is only a matter of signing up for one of the sites that offer this possibility (among which we can highlight iStockphoto and Fotolia), upload our photos or images, and wait for a user to decide to buy them, earning a percentage Of the sale of each photo or image.
Investing in Forex
Investing in the Forex currency market can earn a good amount of money, as long as we get to know well the functioning of this market, and know how to identify and analyze well the factors that determine the fluctuations of currency exchange rates.
To start investing in Forex, it is only a question of finding a Forex trader on the Internet, opening an account with him, depositing in the account the money that we are willing to invest (making sure to invest only a surplus of our money that we do not have destined to Our usual expenses), and to indicate to the operator the operations of buying and selling currencies that we want to realize.
Upload videos to YouTube
Uploading videos to YouTube can earn us a good amount of money if our videos have a high number of reproductions, and even make us a small fortune if they become viral or generate a lot of followers in our channel.
To earn money by uploading videos to YouTube we must create a YoutTube account, upload our videos to it, put each video a title, a brief description and the tags that best classify it, and wait for YouTube to enable our account so we can place Ads on the videos, earning a percentage of the revenue that the ads generate.
The videos that come to have a high number of reproductions are usually the didactic videos, for example, those where some manual activity is taught; While the videos that become viral or generate a lot of followers are often the videos quite entertaining or fun.